Marginal improvement, but air quality in Delhi remains 'poor'
There was a respite on late Sunday evening as the AQI dropped to 198, which falls under "moderate" category. Gurgaon on Monday recorded an AQI of 138 (moderate), while Ghaziabad 231, Noida 212 and Greater Noida 204 . An AQI between 201 and 300 is considered "poor", 301-400 "very poor" and 401-500 "severe".
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Air quality in poor category in Delhi
The air quality index (AQI) in Delhi at 9 am on Sunday stood at 254 against an AQI of 412 at the same time on Saturday. The AQI in Faridabad was 228, Ghaziabad 241, Greater Noida 192, Noida 224 and Gurgaon 193. An AQI between 201 and 300 is considered 'poor', 301-400 'very poor' and 401-500 'severe'.
Ola partners with Microsoft Research to study street-level air quality in Delhi-NCR
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Kolkata Municipal Corporation to amend building rules to curb pollution from debris
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Akash Missile: All about India’s first home-made supersonic missile
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What India can learn from other countries to beat air pollution
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Sri Lanka’s India ties hinge on Pakistan policy under Gotabaya
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Air India, Bharat Petroleum Corporation to be sold by March: FM Nirmala Sitharaman
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Delhi air unbreathable, may worsen today
The western disturbance occurring throughout northwest India has left the atmosphere cloudy and an isolated drizzle is expected in Delhi on Saturday. This, according to experts, would only worsen the condition as lesser rainfall will not wash out the pollutants but would increase humidity. The air quality is expected to get better from Sunday.
DGCA to monitor passenger complaints, ensure timely redress
The move is aimed to empower the passengers at a time when air passenger ridership numbers are rising.
IndiGo's rising costs are indication for growth; expect a smooth landing by 2022: CEO Rono Dutta
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AirAsia India plans to start multiple flights connecting Ahmedabad
Ahmedabad will become the 21st destination on the airline's network after the beginning of services on the Ahmedabad-Bengaluru route.
Delhi air pollution: Air quality remains severe, schools closed
Though a slight improvement in day time pollution concentration is expected today, but PM 2.5 levels will start to increase immediately after sunset.
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